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close this bookConducting Environmental Impact Assessment in Developing Countries (UNU, 1999, 375 pages)
close this folder7. EIA communication
close this folder7.3 Communication to the public
close this folder7.3.1 Factors that may result in effective public participation
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View the document7.3.1.1 Preplanning
View the document7.3.1.2 Policy of the executing agency
View the document7.3.1.3 Resources
View the document7.3.1.4 Target groups
View the document7.3.1.5 Effective communication
View the document7.3.1.6 Techniques
View the document7.3.1.7 Responsiveness

7.3.1.1 Preplanning

Preplanning includes communication of the scope of the programme and the issues of concern to the public, for example:

· history of similar projects;
· socio-economic data;
· attitudes toward the resources under consideration;
· local groups interested or affected by the proposal.